Sails.js vs Spark Framework: What are the differences?
Sails.js: Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js. Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture; Spark Framework: A micro framework for creating web applications in Kotlin and Java 8 with minimal effort. It is a simple and expressive Java/Kotlin web framework DSL built for rapid development. Its intention is to provide an alternative for Kotlin/Java developers that want to develop their web applications as expressive as possible and with minimal boilerplate.
Sails.js and Spark Framework can be categorized as "Microframeworks (Backend)" tools.
Sails.js is an open source tool with 20.7K GitHub stars and 1.85K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Sails.js's open source repository on GitHub.
Redox Engine, HYPH, and LapNghiep are some of the popular companies that use Sails.js, whereas Spark Framework is used by Kasa Smart, AfricanStockPhoto, and Khartec ltd. Sails.js has a broader approval, being mentioned in 47 company stacks & 150 developers stacks; compared to Spark Framework, which is listed in 5 company stacks and 4 developer stacks.